The Industrial Development

Young Women Got Work and New Transportation Systems

Women Working?

Women received work from textile factories. They where young unmarried women that came from local farms. Working at the mills was going to make the women gain their own money. This would also make them gain their independence by buying their own things and taking care of themselves.

Transportation Methods

New transportation was introduced in the 1800's. The train and steamboat helped cities grow and helped people travel faster. While the steamboat did for water the train was handling business in land.